Weather Almanac For 7/30
This Day In Weather History1999- Intense heat was noted throughout Illinois, during the last few days of July 1999. Chicago set an all-time dewpoint record of 82 degrees the morning of the 30th, when the minimum heat index in Chicago failed to fall below 100. 99 people died from the head in the Chicago area.
|Champaign-Urbana||84||64||103 (1913)||51 (1899)|
|Danville||84||64||105 (1913)||51 (1930)|
|Decatur||87||65||103 (1916)||52 (1981)|
|Effingham||87||65||100 (1954)||51 (1965)|
|Springfield||86||65||101 (1931)||52 (1971)|
Sunrise/Sunset For 2015
|Champaign-Urbana||5:49 AM||8:09 PM|
|Danville||5:47 AM||8:07 PM|
|Decatur||5:53 AM||8:11 PM|
|Effingham||5:53 AM||8:08 PM|
|Springfield||5:55 AM||8:14 PM|
Some information gathered from the National Weather Service and other government agencies. Data for averages are based on 1981 to 2010 averages. Record highs are based on different times of record. Here are when records stared for each observation point: Danville; 1895, Decatur; 1893, Effingham; 1951, Springfield; 1879, Urbana; 1888.
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